UNIPURE LC GCA Cosmetic Pigments

Description: 

Natural triple amino acid surface-treated Unipure LC pigments

Benefits: 

A number of cosmetic benefits for hair care & makeup applications

INCI name: 

See individual grade

Manufacturer: 

  • Sensient

The Unipure LC GCA range comprises of natural triple amino acid surface treated pigments for hair colouring and makeup applications.

The selected amino acids used in the surface treatment are: sodium cocoylglutamate (and) cystine (and) lauroylarginine. 

The current range includes: 
- Unipure Yellow LC 182 GCA
- Unipure Red LC 381 GCA
- Unipure Triple Black LC 990 GCA
- Unipure White LC 987 GCA. 

Surface treatment of pigments with this combination of amino acids imparts a unique hydrophobic characateristic that provides a number of cosmetic benefits when used in hair care and makeup. 

Hair Colouring: 
- Superior affinity to keratin
- Immediate colour result
- Coverage of first grey hair
- Quick application time 
- Colour lasts 3 to 6 shampoos
- UV & water resistant
- Limited colour transfer

Makeup: 
- Unipure Triple Black LC 990 GCA imparts a deep black colour (mascara & eyeliner)
- Easy dispersibility / milling free (foundations)
- Improves stability

 Formulation guidance and suggested formulations are available on request.

Grade INCI name
Unipure Yellow LC 182 GCA CI 77492 & Sodium Cocoyl Glutamate & Cystine & Lauroyl Arginine
Unipure Red LC381 GCA CI 77491 & Sodium Cocoyl Glutamate & Cystine & Lauroyl Arginine
Unipure Triple Black LC990 GCA CI 77499 & Sodium Cocoyl Glutamate & Cystine & Lauroyl Arginine
Unipure White LC 987 GCA CI 77891 & Sodium Cocoyl Glutamate & Cystine & Lauroyl Arginine